Dec 9, 2012 6:00am PST
in the blockbuster lord of the rings trilogy and now the hobbit, andy serkis pioneered acting for computer animation. ahead, the man who created gollum. >> or the gollum who created the man. >> reporter: andy serkis, later on sunday morning. >> osgood: steve hartman introduces us to a couple who made football a family affair. we get a visit from techno-clause, our david pogue bearing gifts. we'll be remember jazz great dave brbake. but first the headlines for this sunday morning the ninth of december 2012. an american doctor abducted by the taliban five days ago in afghanistan has been rescued. he was freed early today in a joint u.s.-afghan operation ordered after intelligence revealed that his life was in danger. in a televised speech last night venezuela's president hugo chavez revealed that his cancer has returned. chavez travels to cuba today for his third cancer operation in 18 months. governor of south africa says that 94-year-old nelson mandela is in the hospital for tests. the former president is said to be doing well. florida's former republican governor charlie crist has switched politica
Dec 16, 2012 6:00am PST
with aerosmith. he said you were like lord byron, that you were mad, bad and dangerous to know. >> and also to hear. for more than a decade, led zep were the dark gods of rock, but in 1980 when grouper john bonham died after consuming 40 shots of vodka in 24 hours, it all ended unexpectedly. there must have been an incredibly difficult decision. >> no, it was an easy decision. it was an incredibly difficult time. but i couldn't imagine it without him. >> reporter: the ban members went their separate ways. >> i never felt so out of place and vulnerable and out of time and all that stuff. it was nerve wracking. >> reporter: led zeppelin would we unite publicly only twice before 2007, and with disappointing results. so when the concert to honor the late head of atlantic records was planned, plant worried about recapturing led zeppelin's old magic. did you have to work pretty hard to put yourself back there? >> i knew i couldn't go back there, but i had to be comfortable with where i met it. >> reporter: and where was that? >> it was just left of extreme fear. and trepidation. >> reporter: why?
Dec 23, 2012 6:00am PST
"the lord of the rings" trilogy. >> what's in your bag, precious? >> reporter: but you know what's a surprise? the barbra streisand seth rogan mother/son comedy "the guilt trip." >> mom! get off the freeway! mom! >> it's wan, sure, but the leads have a fragile and tenuous intimacy. >> good luck, sweetheart! thank you, ma'am, nice to meet you! >> reporter: that captures those attraction-repulsion aspects of kids and parents and it's nice to spend time with you babs. >> how long are we supposed to look at it? >> ten minutes. seems disrespectful for any less. >> who'll know? >> reporter: things to remember "lincoln" and "life of pi." they're essential. the psycho comedy "silver linings play book" is a triumph of emotional disequilibrium. "skyfall" and "argo" are still kicking around. there, i've said something nice. the rest is silence. >> osgood: ahead, group portraits. ,,,, ,,,,,,,, >> osgood: a still life is defined as small inanimate on the objects used as subjects for a picture. that's a definition applicable a family bill geist went to visit. >> reporter: amidst the annual bli